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James Oliver Godette
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Birth: Sep. 30, 1894
Pittsfield
Lorain County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 1970
Lorain
Lorain County
Ohio, USA

from The Chronicle Telegram June 23, 1970 (Elyria, Ohio)
James Oliver Godette. 76.
of 214 East 31st St., Lorain.
formerly active in the Lorain
County Democratic Party,
died yesterday in St. Joseph
Hospital after a long illness.
A former Ohio State fire
inspector. Mr. Godette retired
in 1963 as general superintendent
of state highway
garages, District 3, at Ashland.
He was born in Pittsfield
and had lived in Lorain
35 years. During World War I
he served in France as a top
sergeant in Co. F. 801st
Pioneer Infantry.
Mr. Godette was a life
member of Lake Erie Elks
Lodge, 362, a member of the
Past Exalted Rulers Council.
Northern District 15, and of
Wesley Methodist Church.
Lorain.
Surviving are his wife.
Mae. and a brother, Vem. of
Oberlin. A brother, Roy of
Oberlin. died three weeks
ago.
Friends will be received at
Brown's Funeral Home.
Lorain. after 6 p.m. today and
tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to
9 p.m.
Lake Erie Lodge will have
a service tomorrow at 7:30
p.m. at the funeral home.
The funeral service will be
Thursday at 1 p.m. in the
funeral home. Burial will be
in Elmwood Cemetery.
Lorain. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James R. Godette (1868 - 1945)
  Laura A. Dudley Godette (1865 - 1935)
 
 Spouses:
  Emma Mae Wilson Parrish Godette (1896 - 1984)
  Nancy Bailey Godette (____ - 1962)
 
 Siblings:
  Roy Alfred Godette (1891 - 1970)*
  James Oliver Godette (1894 - 1970)
  Vernon E Godette (1900 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Lorain
Lorain County
Ohio, USA
Plot: section 14
 
Maintained by: PamZ
Originally Created by: LindaB
Record added: Aug 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41321232
James Oliver Godette
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James Oliver Godette
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James Oliver Godette
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